2006 MX-5 Miata

Model line-up: Club Spec, Touring, Sport, Grand Touring, Limited Edition


         •        True Red
         •        Marble White
         •        Sunlight Silver Metallic
         •        Winning Blue
         •        Nordic Green Mica
         •        Copper Red
         •        Brilliant Black
         •        Galaxy Gray

Interior Fabrics
         •        Black Cloth (Club Spec, Touring and Sport)
         •        Black or Tan Leather (Grand Touring only)

2006 Model designations & standard features,

for 2006 the MX-5 Miata was offered as a soft top only;


Standard MX-5 Miata:

         •        2.0L 4-cylinder engine, VVT

         •        5-speed manual overdrive transmission

         •        Power 4 wheel disc brakes with ABS and Electronic Brakeforce Distribution

         •        Double wishbone front suspension with aluminum control arms

         •        Independent multilink rear suspension with aluminum bearing support

         •        Front and rear stabilizer bars, gas charged shock absorbers

         •        Sport tuned exhaust with dual outlets

         •        16-inch 5 spoke Alloy Wheels

         •        P205/50R16 high performance tires

         •        Rack-and-pinion steering with engine rpm sensing variable assist
         •        Lightweight aluminum hood and trunk lid

         •        Black vinyl “Z-Fold” top, glass rear window with defroster
         •        Dual body color Power Mirrors

         •        2-speed intermittent windshield wipers

         •        Rear fender mounted antenna

         •        Clear lens halogen headlights with projector type low beams

         •        Dual front and side impact air bags

         •        Black cloth upholstery and carpet floor mats

         •        Open storage compartments behind seats

         •        Lockable rear center console storage and glove compartment

         •        Door mounted bottle holders

         •        Dual cup holders with cover

         •        Remote trunk lid and fuel door release

         •        Courtesy light on windshield header, ignition keyhole light

         •        White on Black gauges with red nighttime illumination, full instrumentation,

including tachometer, coolant temperature and oil pressure gauges
         •        Black Seatback Bars and aero mesh screen
         •        Power Windows with driver’s one-touch-down feature
         •        AM/FM stereo with 1 disc CD player and 2 speaker sound
         •        3-spoke leather wrapped (urethane on Club Spec) tilt steering wheel 

•        Heater/defroster with multispeed blower & side window demisters, CFC free air

conditioning (delete on Club Spec model)

•        AM/FM CD with 4 speakers and digital clock

• Power door locks with 2-stage locking

• Engine-immobilizer security system


MX-5 Miata Club Spec;

The Club Spec includes all of the Standard features plus the following.    

•        All MX 5 standard features except;

         •        Air conditioning delete

         •        Urethane steering wheel (instead of leather wrapped)

• Available only in Winning Blue Metallic, True Red and Marble White exterior colors

MX-5 Miata Touring;

The Touring includes all of the Sport features plus the following.

•         All MX 5 standard features plus;

            •     Halogen fog lights

            •     Silver trimmed seatback bars

            •     Cruise control with steering wheel mounted controls

            •     Steering wheel mounted audio controls

            •     Power door locks

            •     Remote keyless entry with retractable key

            •     Covered rear storage compartments behind seats

            •     Floor tunnel net pocket

MX-5 Miata Sport;

            •     Includes the following in addition to or in place of MX-5 Touring;

            •     6-speed manual transmission

            •     Front shock tower brace

            •     17” alloy wheels

            •     P205/45R17 high performance tires

            •     Leather wrapped gearshift knob


MX-5 Miata Grand Touring;

            •     Includes the following in addition to or in place of MX-5 Sport

            •     Black or tan cloth convertible top

            •     Leather trimmed seats

            •     200 watt Bose 7 speaker audio system with AudioPilot noise compensation


MX-5 Miata LE (all GT features plus the following);

• 3500 worldwide production, 750 third generation Limited Edition MX-5s will be imported into the United States

• Exclusive Velocity Red paint

• Red or Black leather interior trim

• Special 17” wheels

• Leather wrapped parking brake handle

• Chrome exterior windshield header trim

• Numbered interior badge

Mazda will build 750 “3rd Generation Limited” special edition models priced at

$27,260. In addition to the full features on the Grand Touring model, Limited

versions wear an exclusive Velocity Red exterior color, matching red or black

leather interior, special 17-inch wheels, a leather-wrapped parking brake lever,

and chrome trim inside and out. The interior also includes a badge with

individual numbering. Mazda will build 3,500 of the special edition models for

the entire world, with 750 designated for the U.S.


Option Packages for MX-5 Miata:
Suspension Package; with manual transmission only (not available on Club Spec, MX-5

Miata or Touring); Sport tuned suspension, Bilstein shock absorbers, Tochigi-Fuji

torque sensing limited slip differential

Premium Package 1; (available on Grand Touring with 6-speed manual without

suspension package) Xenon HID headlights, Dynamic Stability Control with

Traction Control, Tochigi-Fuji torque sensing limited slip differential, Mazda

Advanced Keyless Entry & Start System, antitheft alarm

Premium Package 2; (available on Grand Touring with 6-speed manual with

suspension package or 6-speed Sport Automatic Transmission) Xenon HID

headlights, Dynamic Stability Control with Traction Control, Mazda Advanced

Keyless Entry & Start System, antitheft alarm


Appearance Package; (all models) Front and rear air dam, side sill extensions

Interior Trim Package; (all models) Brushed-aluminum look instrument panel and door panel trim; leather/aluminum shift knob

Additional Options;

• 6-speed sport automatic transmission with steering wheel paddle shifters (touring, Sport and GT only)

• Run flat tires with TPMS (Sport and GT only)

• In-dash 6-disc CD /MP3 Changer (all models)

• Detachable hardtop (all models)

• Chrome fuel-filler door (all models)

• Rear lip spoiler (all models)

• Perimeter shock sensor alarm with shock sensor (all models except Club Spec)

• Cargo net (all models)

• Door edge guards, color keyed (all models)

• All weather floor mats (all models)


For 2006 the MX-5 Miata was all-new, marking the beginning of the third generation Miata. This new generation is often referred to as the “NC”. To mark the occasion Mazda built the Limited Edition model.


No parts from the first and second generations (the NA and NB) fit this new car as they did from the NA to the NB.


170 horsepower 2.0L four-cylinder engine mated to either a five speed manual, six-speed manual or six-speed automatic transmissio

Model Year

NA [1990 | 1991 | 1992 | 1993 | 1994 | 1995 | 1996 | 1997]

NB [1999 | 2000 | 2001 | 2002 | 2003 | 2004 | 2005]

NC [2006 | 2007 | 2008 | 2009 | 2010]